PR Executive

Location
England,London
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
02 October 2017
Closes
30 October 2017
Ref
13863460/001
Contact
Matthew Scarfe
Job Function
PR/Publicity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The role of PR Executive is for a leading forex/FX company with a main base in central London. This is a great opportunity to be part of a growing London team with significant responsibilities.


Client Details

The client is an international provider of forex trading services with a main base in London. They have a growing marketing team and use content and PR as a key part in the acquisition and retention of both B2C and B2B customers.


Description

The role of PR Executive for this London based Financial Services company involves the following responsibilities:
Manage press office, dealing with incoming media requests and working closely with external PR agency
Aid with the creation and distribution of content
Proactively approach publications and media contacts to increase coverage, utilising PR agency
Manage agency deadlines and article flow
Organise interviews and spokesperson events
Manage freelancers in international locations, who localise content for relevant countries
Ensure all media and PR activity is in line with industry regulations


Profile

The ideal candidate will possess the following:
Have strong experience within a PR/External Communications role
Ideally have worked in Financial Services (specifically forex), or other regulated environment (gambling, energy, telco etc.)
Have exceptional written communication skills and strong attention to detail
Able to manage multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously
Have experience of managing external PR/Marketing agencies
Have a strong understanding of how PR campaigns link in with wider marketing activities to maximise reach and commercial value


Job Offer

The role will offer a competitive salary plus benefits and discretionary bonus

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